Originally Posted by termite
If you want a decent sized inexpensive tarp that already has tie outs and what not, see if you can find a British DPM Basha. If you can find the real ones they are very durable, water proof and only mostly heavy (22oz). They measure at about 8.5 X 5.5 which isn't perfect but they work.
I actually keep one in my Jeep as an emergency roof when I'm running no doors or top.
That's not a bad idea. The shipping on eBay.co.uk to the US is ridiculous, but I think I have a workaround for that...
You may have hit the nail on the head!